Search results for: Askepott

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  • 5 December 2017
    Exploration & Production

    KCA Deutag has received the acknowledgment of compliance (AoC) from the Norwegian safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority, for the Askepott Cat J rig.

  • 6 December 2017
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority has given consent to oil major Statoil to use the Askepott drilling rig to perform well activities at Oseberg Vestflanken 2.

  • 23 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norway’s PSA has found several non-conformities and improvement points during an audit of the Askepott rig and Oseberg H platform off Norway.

  • 29 January 2019
    Exploration & Production

    The Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) has found several irregularities during an audit of the Askepott rig.

  • 29 June 2017
    Exploration & Production, Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has released a video of its new Cat J jack-up drilling rig at the Samsung yard in South Korea before it headed to Norway.  According to Statoil’s Thursday update on social media channels, the Askeladden rig, which is the first of two Cat J rigs, is now finished and on its way home to […]

  • 22 September 2017

    Statoil’s giant Cat-J jack-up drilling rig has reportedly reached Norway after a long journey from South Korea. Petro.no, a Norwegian oil and gas news website, was first to report that the Askeladden rig arrived at the CCB based on Thursday afternoon. The news of the arrival was later confirmed to Offshore Energy Today by Statoil. The […]

  • 26 February 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil company Statoil has started drilling at the Oseberg Vestflanken 2 development offshore Norway using the Cat J rig Askepott. 

  • 19 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    Statoil has received consent from the PSA to put the Oseberg H platform offshore Norway into commission.

  • 10 March 2020
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Equinor has suspended helicopter flights to several offshore installations due to suspected coronavirus case, but the test results are still not in. 

  • 4 July 2019
    Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor has, on behalf of the Oseberg partners, made an oil discovery related to Oseberg Vestflanken. The well was drilled by the Askepott rig and the discovery will soon be put on stream via the new, unmanned and remote-operated H platform on the Oseberg field. Included in the Oseberg Vestflanken Phase 2 project, the exploration […]

  • 29 November 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The has found irregularities during an audit of KCAD’s and Equinor’s drilling operations on the Gullfaks field offshore Norway.

  • 15 October 2018
    Operations & Maintenance

    Equinor has started production at the Oseberg Vestflanken 2 field in the North Sea on Sunday. Remote-operated from the Oseberg field centre, the new Oseberg H platform is the first unmanned platform on the Norwegian Continental Shelf. “With Oseberg H we take a huge technological leap forward. The fully automatic, unmanned and remote-operated platform is digitalization […]

  • 3 November 2016
    Business & Finance, Exploration & Production

    Norwegian base for supply activities to the petroleum fields, Coast Center Base (CCB), has won a contract from the Norwegian state-owned oil company Statoil for the reception and preparation of two newbuild Cat-J rigs, named Askeladden and Askepott. The new pair of Cat-J rigs is currently being built at Samsung Heavy Industries shipyard in South […]

  • 4 July 2019
    Exploration & Production

    The discovery will soon be put on stream via the new, unmanned, and remote-operated H platform

  • 18 September 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil is preparing to welcome the first of the two high-spec Cat J jack-up rigs built by Samsung Heavy Industries. According to a video shared by the oil firm, the first of the two Cat-J rigs – the Askeladden- is is set to reach Norway next week. A few weeks later, the second […]

  • 18 January 2017
    Business & Finance

    Statoil has informed that Baker Hughes and Schlumberger will be awarded the contracts for integrated drilling and well services on the Cat J rigs Askepott and Askeladden. The rigs will perform work at Oseberg and the Gullfaks fields, offshore Norway. Statoil said on Wednesday that, initially awarded for four years, the contracts include options for […]

  • 18 January 2017
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Statoil said it will contract Baker Hughes and Schlumberger for integrated drilling and well services on the Cat J rigs Askepott and Askeladden. The rigs will perform work at Oseberg and the Gullfaks. Initially awarded for four years the contracts include options for two 2-year extensions. The contracts include: Cementing and pumping; Completion; Drilling and […]

  • 25 October 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norwegian offshore safety body, the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA), has found one improvement point during an audit of Statoil’s site-specific analyses for the Askeladden Cat-J jack-up rig on the Gullfaks field. The Askeladden reached Norway in September, carried by the Dockwise Blue Marlin heavy lift and transportation vessel. It is the first of two Cat-J rigs […]

  • 1 November 2017
    Exploration & Production

    Norway’s Statoil has received consent from the Petroleum Safety Authority (PSA) to use the Askeladden Cat-J jack-up rig for drilling activities on the Gullfaks Sør field off Norway. To remind, the PSA conducted an audit last week to see how Statoil was ensuring that the Askeladden rig was suitable for use on the Gullfaks field. […]

  • 14 June 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has sanctioned the plan for development and operation (PDO) of Oseberg Vestflanken 2. Reserves projected at 110 million barrels of oil equivalent the investments are estimated at NOK 8.2 billion (2015). The Oseberg Vestflanken 2 development consists of an unmanned wellhead platform with ten well slots. In addition two […]

  • 14 June 2016
    Project & Tenders

    Norwegian oil giant Statoil has informed that the Ministry of Petroleum and Energy has sanctioned the Plan for Development and Operation (PDO) of Oseberg Vestflanken 2, offshore Norway.  Partners in the Oseberg Vestflanken 2 production licence are Statoil Petroleum (49.3%), Petoro (33.6%), Total E&P Norge (14.7%) and ConocoPhillips Skandinavia (2.4%). The PDO of the North […]

  • 4 April 2018
    Exploration & Production

    The new Cat J jack-up rig Askeladden started drilling on the Gullfaks field off Norway on March 26 with the goal of providing new production from old wells.